Cardiopulmonary Services 

UnityPoint Health – Keokuk’s respiratory care department provides services relating to breathing difficulties and lung illnesses. The respiratory therapists at UnityPoint Health – Keokuk serve both inpatient and outpatient needs.  All respiratory therapists are:

  • Nationally registered and licensed by the state of Iowa
  • CPR certified
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certified

Respiratory therapists help many illnesses and emergencies, including:

  • Asthma
  • Emphysema
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Heart attacks
  • Strokes
  • Trauma

Our respiratory care department can provide the following services:

  • Complete pulmonary function testing (PFT)
  • Overnight oximetry screening
  • Help improve capacity in airways and lungs
  • Care for tracheostomy
  • Oxygen therapy 
  • Medication delivery using nebulizers and inhalers
  • CPAP/ BiLevel
  • Oximetry
  • Chest physical therapy (CPT)